Project #4015

Effect of Nitrification on Corrosion in the Distribution System

$601,227
Completed
Principal Investigator
Marc
Edwards
Research Manager
Dr. Djanette Khiari
Contractor
Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University

Abstract

Identifies the role of nitrification-induced changes to water quality that may affect corrosion in the distribution system. Also examines the potential significance of nitrification on lead and copper release. Published in 2010.